Dish

Dutch (Haarlem)
about 1650-1660
Attributed to Willem Jansz. Verstraeten (Dutch, active in Haarlem, 1625–1655)


Object Place: Europe, Haarlem, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Other (Overall): 26.7cm (10 1/2in.)

Accession Number

55.997

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Scalloped rim with fluted near domed center, on short foot. Lined yellow bands on edge and around center wherein is winged figure with spear in yellow & blue landscape. Rim has grotesques & leaves in yellow & blue (Garbaty No. M 725, Urbino).

Provenance

1955, Eugene L. Garbáty (b. 1880 - d. 1966), East Norwalk, CT [see note 1]; 1955, gift of Garbáty to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

NOTES:
[1] Garbáty emigrated from Berlin to New York between 1938 and 1939, bringing much of his art collection with him. It is probable, though not securely documented, that he had acquired this already by 1938.

Credit Line

Gift of Eugene L. Garbáty